||Tigers In The Fire CD (2008) |
Love Grenades albums The release, contains the radio-ready title song along with a number of remixes from Modus' international roster of DJ's and producers. Of the EP's sound, a mixture of Italo disco beats, funky bass and Wight's inimitable vocal style - a cross between soulful crooning and female rap - Liz says, "I see that LA is radically divided as to what kind of music is 'cool,' and there are so many different scenes, but I want my music to be very inclusive." The EP includes remixes by MVM label mates Wayfarer (Munich, Germany), Disco Damage (London, UK), Julian Brody (Mexico City, MX), Martin Peter (from Compost Records, Munich, Germany) and also features a special version of "Young Lovers" remixed by UK chart sensation Sam Sparro.
"We've fallen in love with Liz Wight and her Love Grenades. It's easy to do, given her sultry good looks and sleek, dance-poppy tunes."
- Metromix, Los Angeles
"Love Grenades is a cross between italo-disco and electric pop; there is also a punk twist thrown into the equation to make it all the more out of the ordinary."
- Daily News
"Wight's alluring vocals and power-pop beats are the musical equivalent of a romance novel or a cupcake - with equal parts '80s throwback dance fun and Italo-disco cool, and a twist of irreverent L.A. punk. Everything from the synthesizers to the beats, lyrics, and arrangements ...
||If You Want It CD (2009) |
Love Grenades albums This album may initially disappoint those who enjoyed the give and take between producer/multi-instrumentalist Nova and bassist/vocalist Maya on Pacha Massive's debut, All Good Things. She's nowhere to be found on this follow-up, and while he's replaced her with a string of guest female vocalists, the feeling of a genuine artistic collaboration -- a band dynamic -- is absent. Another problem is that Nova's production and beatmaking skills far outdistance his lyrical ...